Mitosis Vocabulary Quiz 1 Key

  1. d binary fission
  2. k cell cycle
  3. i centriole
  4. f centromere
  5. g chromatids
  6. e chromatin
  7. c chromosome
  8. j cytokinesis
  9. a gene
  10. b genome
  11. h mitosis
  1. A discrete unit of hereditary information encoded in DNA.
  2. Total set of a cell's DNA.
  3. Thread-like association of DNA and proteins in a cell's nucleus.
  4. bacterial mode of asexual reproduction.
  5. DNA-protein complex that coils to form the chromosome.
  6. Constricted central region of a chromosome where microtubules attach.
  7. The two parts of a replicated chromosome. Each is called a sister chromatid.
  8. Eukaryotic cell division in which chromosome count is maintained.
  9. Two cylinders of 9 triplet pairs each of microtubules involved with movement of chromosomes in animal division.
  10. Division of the cytoplasm following mitosis.
  11. Four step process of cell division.